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Susan Crane

The Performance of Self
by Susan Crane ~ Paperback / softback

Medieval courtiers defined themselves in ceremonies and rituals. Tournaments, Maying, interludes, charivaris, and masking invited the English and French nobility to assert their identities in gesture and costume as well as in speech. These events presumed that performance makes a self, in contrast t...

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Gender and Romance in Chaucer's "Canterbury Tales"
by Susan Crane ~ Paperback

In this fresh look at Chaucer's relation to English and French romances of the late Middle Ages, Crane shows that Chaucer's depictions of masculinity and femininity constitute an extensive and sympathetic response to the genre. For Chaucer, she proposes, gender is the defining concern of romance. As...

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Collecting and Historical Consciousness in Early Nineteenth-Century...
by Susan Crane ~ Hardback

This provocative book challenges long-held assumptions about the nature of historical consciousness in Germany. Susan A. Crane argues that the ever-more-elaborate preservation of the historical may actually reduce the likelihood that history can be experienced with the freshness and individuality ch...

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Gender and Romance in Chaucer's "Canterbury Tales"
by Susan Crane ~ Hardback

In this fresh look at Chaucer's relation to English and French romances of the late Middle Ages, Crane shows that Chaucer's depictions of masculinity and femininity constitute an extensive and sympathetic response to the genre. For Chaucer, she proposes, gender is the defining concern of romance. As...

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$207.99